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Review: Femara and Medrol





Summary: drug interactions are reported among people who take Femara and Medrol together.

This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Femara and Medrol. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 41 people who take the same drugs from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.

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What are the drugs

Femara has active ingredients of letrozole. It is often used in breast cancer. (latest outcomes from Femara 8,676 users)

Medrol has active ingredients of methylprednisolone. It is often used in inflammation. (latest outcomes from Medrol 9,481 users)

On Dec, 7, 2014: 41 people who take Femara, Medrol are studied

Femara, Medrol outcomes

Drug combinations in study:
- Femara (letrozole)
- Medrol (methylprednisolone)

Drug effectiveness over time :

n/a

Most common drug interactions over time * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ yearsnot specified
n/aAlopecian/an/aHypoxian/an/aAnaemia
Organising PneumoniaDeep Vein ThrombosisPain
Anal HaemorrhagePulmonary EmbolismOsteonecrosis Of Jaw
Diabetes MellitusThrombocytosisAnxiety
Bone PainOedema PeripheralArthralgia
Chest PainDeathBack Pain
SwellingSwellingDeath
Metastases To LiverMetastases To LiverDyspnoea
Metastases To LungMetastases To LungAbdominal Pain
OsteonecrosisOsteonecrosisMetastases To Liver

Drug effectiveness by gender :

n/a

Most common drug interactions by gender * :

FemaleMale
Anaemian/a
Pain
Anxiety
Arthralgia
Osteonecrosis Of Jaw
Back Pain
Metastases To Liver
Death
Dyspnoea
Osteoarthritis

Drug effectiveness by age :

n/a

Most common drug interactions by age * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
n/an/an/an/an/aLymphoedemaHeadacheDeath
Mental Status ChangesAmnesiaAnxiety
HyperhidrosisPainTooth Infection
Haemorrhagic DisorderAnaemiaArthralgia
HaemorrhageAlopeciaPain
NauseaMetastases To LungHydronephrosis
Pharyngeal OedemaMetastases To LiverOsteomyelitis
Urinary Tract InfectionBone PainBack Pain
Throat TightnessConfusional StateLymphadenopathy
Suprapubic PainTendon DisorderOsteonecrosis Of Jaw

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

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Can you answer these questions (Ask a question):

  • Plantar fasciitis and femara
    HELP!!! I have been on femara for 12 months, and at about 4 months I started getting plantar fasciitis. I now have plantar fasciitis in both feet and it is so painful that I am contemplating using a wheel chair. I cry daily from the pain, and sometimes wish I would just die. I was taking ibuprofen to help, but my onc had me stop due to liver issues. Is there anyone out there that can give me any advice or suggestions? I truly wish that I had just left the cancer alone, as my quality of life is so poor now that I see very little value in it.
  • Does femara affect crp results?
    Does femara affect the results of the C Reactive Protein test? I have been on it for two years and have side effects of joint pain and hot flashes with nausea.
  • Nasal and chest infection and congestion
    I have been suffering stuffy nose and chest congestion and swelling of cheek bones due to infection, started taking methyprednisone and yesterday and no relieve as of yet i am getting worse.
  • While taking a medrol 4 mg. pill pack, (a blood test was done) can a false reading occur for the vitamin-d level or score lower than 30 occur?
    I thought I was having a heart attack. I went to an E.R. was admitted, after many tests it was not. Three days later I went to my family doctor, believed in was due to my lungs. I was prescribed a 4 mg. medrol pill pack. About 4-5 days later I was still having chest pains so I went back. Another doctor order multiply blood tests and scans. I was contacted by the doctors office and told I had a vitamin D deficiency. Can this blood test be wrong? Can or does a Medrol 4-Mg. pill pack, MethylPREDNISolone is the brand name, cause a vitamin D deficiency? Please help,

    D. desperate
  • Causes of polyuria post renal transplantation (living donor)
    Persistent polyuria 3 weeks after renal transplantation from living don or. O

    Pre-transplant urine output of 2,5l/day, no dialysis performed prior to operation.

    Receiver: male, age 28, 190cm/85kg

    Donor: female, age 31, 175cm/65kg

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  • Bone pain whilst taking letrozole
    Before having breast cancer I walked 10 miles a week, and did a 40 min exercise
    routine. Having had a lumpectomy followed by 15 radiation treatments, and then
    prescribed letrozole for 10 years, I can no longer do my 40 min exercise routine, nor the power walking that I have done for so many years.
    I suffer severe bone pain and fatigue.
    I have come off the medication (3 wks now) after taking letrozole for 6mths.
    I can no longer tolerate the awful side affects, and Im just hoping the cancer
    does not come back.
  • Methylprednisolone none ending nightmer (1 response)
    methylprednisolone i call it dethylpredinsolone I feel as if my brain is shutting down at a very slow rate on 08/12/14 i walked to patient first of sterling, va. was diagnosed with poison oak/iv (depending on the doc.)then the doctor asked me if i have any allergy and i say yes to see shell foods and other bugs then she prescribes methylprednisolone . 4 days later i had become hipper agitated unable to do things with out messing things up so i stopped only 3 left or 2 day of treatment. i am developing slowing down brain function ,slow communication, dizziness, headaches,lose of appetite, lose of weight any sudden movement of my head simulates a mild brain seizure with lose of balance. after 2 days i go to other doctor at urgent care of sterling va. that had treated at least 4 episode of poison oak/iv in the past 7 years the doctor there told me nothing can be done i just have to wait it out and once to the emergency hospital aug.24,2014 they perform cat scan,blood test, heart test all and all is normal. (implied) diagnosis is the side effect of the drug methylprednisolone that it has to wear off but i am getting worst and not better it seams that i rather lay down its to be in a safe position today aug,29 2014 please tell me if you had this incapacitation experience and how long did it last thank you and godless. note: medical staff of all medical facilitates were preserved in there communication with me with out an exception there immediate respond was did you not read the side effect sheet i can not see a reason for saying this to me other then covering the negligent doctor (at least in there own mind) i just want to get better.
  • Tinnitus with letrozole
    Sudden onset of ringing in the ears after two weeks on Letrozole 2.5mgs

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Complete drug side effects:

On eHealthMe, Femara (letrozole) is often used to treat breast cancer. Medrol (methylprednisolone) is often used to treat inflammation. Find out below the conditions the drugs are used for, how effective they are, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.

What is the drug used for and how effective is it:

Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:

NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients are also considered.

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